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It is no surprise that only government-approved VPNs, which provide the authorities with censorship and surveillance capabilities, are legal to use.
As internet users increasingly turn to VPN providers for enhanced online privacy, questions regarding their data protection while using the services arise.
Weinberg and his co-authors figured out a way to approximate actual locations of VPNs based on the amount of time it took for a server in the unknown location to send a packet of data to a server in a known location generally referred to as ping time.
In terms of popularity, performance and ease of use,ExpressVPNcomes out on top time and again, but below our Tech Editor, Jeff Parsons, has listed his top VPNs for streaming sports below:
In other words, if you're worried about data security, VPNs aren't your first option.
Paolo Stagno, who goes by VoidSec, has put together a comprehensive list of the VPN providers and web browsers that are impacted by the bug.
For example, someone who wants to pirate the latest episode of Game of Thrones without Comcast knowing that HBO's intellectual property is being shared illegally and then shutting off the connection would use a VPN, OR, someone in Canada who wants to access the titles on Netflix available in the United States could use a VPN to hide which country they are in.
We judge VPNs on a variety of criteria including overall connection speeds, privacy protection, usability of the interface, country choices, server count, and cost.
The TRA added that illegal use of VPNs was punishable as per the cybercrime law.
News of a AED5,000 fine for VPN has been spreading on Facebook and Twitter in the last few days, forcing the TRA to issue the rebuttal - and ask the public to refrain from sharing it.
VPNs have become considerably more prominent in the past few years, particularly in countries under the thumb of oppressive regimes known to censor content or shut off the internet entirely to prevent access.
The authorities have discouraged the use of VPNs in recent years but the act of using a VPN service is not illegal for either personal users or businesses.